Former political prisoner Golog Jigme honoured with Democracy Award

By Tenzin Nyidon  DHARAMSHALA, Nov 17: Former Tibetan political prisoner Ven. Golog Jigme was honoured with the prestigious Democracy Award for his unwavering commitment to freedom and democracy by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). The award was conferred on Nov. 14 during NED’s 40th-anniversary presentation of the annual Democracy Awards and Democracy Service Medals.  […]

Parliament to reconvene sixth session in December

By Tenzin Nyidon  DHARAMSHALA, Nov 17: The 17th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (TPiE) will reconvene its sixth session from Dec. 25 to 29, the Parliamentary Secretariat announced in an official circular on Thursday, adding that all members of the parliament must report to the Secretariat on Dec. 24.  The sixth session of the 17th Parliament was adjourned […]

Cross movement mass protest at San Francisco as Biden meets Xi

By Tenzin Nyidon DHARAMSHALA, Nov 17: In a protest of solidarity and advocacy for human rights, activists representing Tibet, Uyghur, and Hong Kong jointly organised a mass protest on the day of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, where Chinese President Xi Jinping is slated to attend. The demonstrators carried banners emblazoned with messages advocating […]